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Books
The Boston Public Library Owns a Mini Car Wash for Books
The contraption can reportedly clean up to 12 dusty books per minute.... READ ON
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New Google Maps Feature Helps You Find Your Parked Car
Parking lots just got a lot easier to navigate.... READ ON
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Amazon's New Echo Will Snap Selfies and Dish Out Fashion Advice
No more wondering whether your shirt matches your skirt, or how your butt looks in those pants.... READ ON
History
Virtual Reality Project Imagines What Manhattan Sounded Like in 1609
Calling Thunder juxtaposes the sounds of modern New York City with the sounds of the species that once roamed there.... READ ON
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Astro, an AI Email App, Is Here to Help You Finally Clean Out Your Inbox
Your unread messages become a little less daunting when you have a bot to guide you through them.... READ ON
Technology
These New Earplugs Are Like a Volume Button for the World Around You
Hear what you want, when you want.... READ ON
Technology
Touchscreen-Controlled Chair Lets Disabled Toddlers Get Around
The chair uses technology many kids are already familiar with.... READ ON
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Futuristic New Mastercard Includes a Built-In Fingerprint Scanner
This new credit card eliminates the need for a PIN or signature.... READ ON
News
Snapchat World Lenses Are the Next Step in Augmented Reality
"World Lenses" behave like objects in the real world.... READ ON
Design
Transport Your iPhone to the 1980s With This Retro Mac Case
Indulge your nostalgia without giving up your smartphone.... READ ON
News
Netflix Wants to Pay You to Translate Its Subtitles
No more botched pop culture references.... READ ON
Technology
This Smart Projector Can Play Netflix Right on Your Wall
Stream your favorite TV shows and movies right onto your wall with the Beam projector.... READ ON
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It’s Finally Time to Let Go of Gchat and Embrace Google Hangouts
Google Talk users will be forced to switch over to Google Hangouts by June 26.... READ ON
Technology
Aerospace Company Wants to Fight Hunger With Edible Drones
Honeycomb, vegetables, and salami are used to build the aircraft.... READ ON
List
9 Cases That Do More Than Protect Your iPhone
Expect more from your phone case.... READ ON
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To Compete With Siri, Samsung Will Launch a New Digital Assistant: Bixby
The new Samsung Galaxy S8—and Bixby—will officially debut on March 29.... READ ON

It took three people to compose “The Hokey Pokey." Roland Lawrence “Larry” LaPrise, Charles Macack, and Taft Baker wrote the tune in 1949 to entertain tired skiers at nightclubs in Sun Valley, Idaho.

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